Tunisia jellyfish season
Every year, more and more jellyfish are found off the coast of popular resorts: the increase in water temperature and its pollution affects. Encounters with these marine life can cause…

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Restaurants on the water: premium romance on the banks of the Neva
It is known that St. Petersburg is a sea city, and all its main attractions are located along the granite embankments of the Neva ... Many tourists, arriving in Northern…

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What to see in Marbella?
Marbella is not only the most fashionable and fashionable resort on the Costa del Sol in Spain, but a rather picturesque city in which, in addition to concentrating millionaires, beautiful…

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Tourists can spend up to 60 seconds on a water lily for a selfie

Every year, a huge number of tourists come to Shuashi Park in the capital of Taiwan – the city of Taipei to see the largest water lilies in the world …

And some even manage to take pictures while sitting on a plant.

You should sit on a special litter for no more than 60 seconds
Huge leaves of water lilies are able to withstand a load of up to 65 kg.

Children and miniature adults can climb a water lily for a photo. But staying on the leaves is allowed no more than 60 seconds, it is also necessary to sit on a special bedding.

Victoria Amazon – water tropical plant of the Pitcher family
Amazonian Victoria belongs to the Pitcher family, grows on water in a tropical climate. The plant was brought to Taiwan from the Amazon and is grown in Taipei, Taoyuan, Tainan and other cities.

Plant flowers hide under water and appear on the surface only once a year
The flowers of the largest water lily are under water, appearing on the surface only once a year. The plant blooms for 2-3 days. White flowers 20-30 cm in size open in the evening and hide under water in the morning of the next day, appearing again only in the afternoon. On the second day of flowering, their color becomes pale pink, and then changes to dark crimson or purple. The life of a water lily in the wild can reach 5 years.

Flowers of pale white color with a diameter of 20-30 cm
To plant a plant is very difficult. It cannot live at too high temperatures, or near many animals. Park workers are constantly struggling with snails that damage the leaves of young water lilies.

It is extremely difficult to grow a water lily
The plant was discovered in 1832. For a long time, they tried to breed Victoria Amazonian unsuccessfully. And only in the middle of the XIX century the water lily bloomed for the first time in the botanical garden of Kew Gardens (England) and Ghent (Belgium). In Russia, a water lily was first grown in 1864 in the St. Petersburg Botanical Garden.

Valuable scarves and socks forgotten on airplanes
According to the Interfax-tourism news agency, a survey of the Aviasales ticket search service showed that most often Russian passengers forget about airplanes ... Valuable scarves and socks forgotten on…

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Tunisia jellyfish season
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Smart City wants to sleep peacefully
Venice will begin an experiment to charge an “entrance fee” for visitors who plan to spend the night in the city this spring. The authorities promise that the tourist tax…

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In popular tourist regions of Russia, vacationers will be charged a resort fee
From May 1, 2018, in the resort cities of Altai, Stavropol, Krasnodar Territories and the Republic of Crimea, as part of the experiment, a resort fee was introduced for tourists…

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